Exciting Writing and Super Shapes
This week in Pine we have been exploring traditional tales and alternative tales where the main characters swap roles. We read The Three Little Wolves and the Big Bad Pig. We then used what we learned about the characters in this story to write our version of Big Bad Riding Hood and the Sweet Little Wolf. Here we are story mapping our ideas and planning what will happen in our version of Little Red Riding Hood. Next week is National Story Telling Week. We will be sharing stor
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
We have been connecting our learning around Goldilocks and the Three Bears this week. All of the children have showed good understanding and enjoyment in all of the set activities and much much more... All of the children enjoyed choosing a book from our reading for pleasure library. If you could please return all books on Monday we will change their books again. We hope the children enjoyed sharing our stories at home with you.
A love of learning...
In year 1 we love our new topics and absorbing new information. We are currently learning all about the body and our senses in Science. In Computing we are learning how to move a robot by following instructions. In History we are exploring information about The Great Fire of London. Ask us what we have been up to... Year 1 Team
A little snow a little rain a little sun...
We've been on weather watch this week. All the children wished for snow - the teachers wished for sun! The temperature has dropped, we enjoy talking about the wind, temperature and spotting rain/snow clouds each day. Another busy week in school - the weeks are flying by. Year 1 Team
Fun Times in Reception
We have had a jam packed week in Reception. We have been exploring our 'Man on the Moon' book. In our activities we have sequenced the story, we have acted out our trip to the moon, we have created lunar landscapes and created our own aliens. In Maths we have been exploring number 6 and all the different ways to make 6. We have also continued to explore measure and we have compared objects using comparative language 'heavier than, lighter than'. We hope you all have a lovely
Kindi Kindi Kindi
We have been really busy this week learning learning learning! We started our week by sharing our weekend news with our friends... We continued to learn all about the Three LittlePigs... We have also been recapping on our learnt sounds m a s we also introduced t. Can your children remember the sounds? Can they remember the writing rhyme? down the tower Across the tower Thank you for reinforcing to the children about not bringing toys to Kindi, we have spoken all about how we
We are architects in Pine
This half term we are exploring architecture. This week we learned about an architect; Friedensreich Hundertwasser (1928–2000) We looked at examples of his architecture and we spotted curved lines, use of mosaics, bright colour and nature such as plants, trees and shrubs. We used his work to create visual notes in our sketchbooks. You can find out more here; https://hundertwasser.com/en
Our learning in Pine this week.
This half term we are learning about habitats, the animals that live there and how to protect the environment. We know that plastics harm habitats and can kill the wildlife. How can you help to protect the environment? Maybe put your litter in the bin, recycle your household waste or help plant more flowers and trees. Shapes, shapes and more shapes. We are exploring the properties of 2d and 3d shapes including vertices, sides, faces, edges and symmetry.
We are ready for a new term...
We are back from our break ready to learn lots of exciting new information. We have been focused and eager to explore new topics.
A busy week in Reception!
Welcome back after the Christmas break, it is lovely to see everybody fit and healthy. This week we have welcomed our grown ups in to each Class to share some of our practical Maths activities. Thank you for taking the time to support us. We have started our new vocabulary rich topic ('Man On The Moon') so we are now learning about routines of the day, space and planets. This week we have been consolidating our numbers to 5 and exploring measurement in the form of weight and